“The World of Musicals” is
making its Jacksonville premier, coming to the Times-Union Center’s Terry
Theater on March 30, 2019 for one performance only. “The
World of the Musicals” is a show for the entire family, so get ready
to be enthralled and sing along to all your favorite and beloved Musicals in
one unforgettable evening.
The World of Musicals brings
the very best of musical theatre to life. This captivating production is an emotional
journey through the great world of musicals that will leave the audience
spell-bound. With beautiful and
emotional ballads from Evita, Les Miserables and Phantom of the Opera along
with great up-beat favorites from Dirty Dancing, We Will Rock You
and Mamma Mia, there is something in this show for everyone. Highlights from the newest musicals such as Rocky
and Sister Act II will also be featured along with the classics from
Golden Age of American Musical Theatre by Rogers and Hammerstein, Gilbert and
Sullivan, George Gershwin and Stephen Sondheim.
Direct from their Australian and European tours, this select cast of highly
talented and accomplished West End performers have been featured in worldwide
smash hits on London’s West End such as: Jesus Christ Superstar, Hairspray,
West Side Story, Titanic, Les Miserables, Wizard of Oz,
Mary Poppins, Evita, Rent, and Avenue Q among many
others. The World of Musicals was
created by a powerhouse team in Dublin who are responsible for Celtic Nights,
Gaelforce Dance and On Eagles Wings.
“The World of Musicals”
Mar. 30, 2019
TIME: 8 p.m.
Union Center Performing Arts
300 West Water St.
Jacksonville, FL 32202
TICKETS: start at $50, plus applicable fees,
and may be purchased the FSCJ Artist Series box office, by calling (904)
632-5000 between 10 a.m. – 5 p.m., Monday – Friday, or online 24/7 at fscjartistseries.org.
Museum of Art & Gardens and the Garden Conservancy announces its Open Days Garden
Tour, to be held March 30, 2019. This
event is facilitated through the Garden Conservancy’s Open Days program, which
welcomes more than 75,000 visitors into gardens around the United States. All revenue from ticket sales will be shared
between the Cummer Museum and the Garden Conservancy.
The tour will highlight four riverfront gardens in San Marco, as well as the
historic Cummer Gardens. Tickets for the
full tour ($30), as well as single garden entry tickets ($10), are available
for purchase at the Cummer Museum (829 Riverside Ave.), the Wardroom LTD (1969
San Marco Blvd.) and at cummermuseum.org/open-days. Tickets may be purchased
in advance or the day of the event. Each
of the private gardens available on the tour are in the San Marco neighborhood,
along the Saint Johns River.
“Ninah Cummer believed in gardens as
spaces where all are welcome to be inspired, to connect with nature and, most
importantly, to connect with each other,” states Mary Watson, volunteer and
Open Days coordinator for the Cummer Museum.
“We look forward to showcasing our historic gardens alongside those of our
gracious hosts for this year’s Open Days Garden Tour.”
The Garden Conservancy is a national organization with a mission to save and
share outstanding American gardens. The
Garden Conservancy champions the vital role that gardens play in our history,
our culture, and our quality of life. Since 1995, 3000 gardens have participated in
the Open Days program. This is the 6th year
the Cummer Museum has participated.
Gardens will be open between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. on March 30. Guests may visit each garden at their own pace
on this self-directed tour. Day passes
and maps will be available on March 30, at the Cummer Museum and the Ward Room.
Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens
829 Riverside Avenue
Jacksonville, Florida 32204
Hours of Operation &
The 2019 First
Baptist Church Passion Play features a
choir, cast and orchestra of over 400. The
title of this year’s presentation is “The
Well” which tells the story of 4 women's adventure in Jerusalem and the
transforming power of encountering Jesus face to face. You
may have seen passion plays before, but there is always something different at
FBC: new costumes, stage sets, musical numbers, drama, and other surprises that
are breathtaking. Make a note on your calendar to attend one of the 5
times scheduled this year.
Now entering its 12th year, the FBC Passion Play
has become an annual tradition at First Baptist Church, JAX. The stage production features a choir, cast,
and orchestra of more than 400 parishioners. The Jacksonville
Passion Plays amplify the life, death, and resurrection of Jesus Christ of
Nazareth. Make plans to come early and enjoy the whole Passion
Play experience including: the marketplace, petting zoo, and art show! All activities are open 1 hour prior to the
Frequently Asked Questions: (see
more answers at the end of this article)
Can I purchase a meal before the show?
The dining room is open on Saturday from 11:00-5:30 p.m. Meals can be purchased ahead of time for $8 HERE or at the door for only $10.
Is childcare available? Limited childcare is available for infants-3
years of age on Friday and Sunday nights only. Register online HERE.
Will concessions or merchandise be available
& will I be able to purchase the music? YES! This
year you will have the option of purchasing snacks, merchandise and the Passion
2019 FBC JAX Passion
Fri. Apr. 19 7 p.m.
Sat. Apr. 20 1 p.m.
Sat. Apr. 20 6 p.m.
Sun. Apr. 21 6 p.m.
Mon. Apr. 22 7 p.m.
LOCATION: First Baptist Church
119 West Beaver
Jacksonville, FL 32202
ADMISSION & PARKING
are FREE. Doors open 1 hour prior to each event.
Some content may be difficult for younger viewers.
Donations/Offerings are always welcomed. Now after many
years I came to bring alms to my nation, and offerings.” - Acts 24:17 (KJV)
Is this event free? Do I need a ticket? The Passion
Play is free, no tickets required! Parking is also free, but there are
concessions and merchandise available for purchase.
Where can I park? First Baptist
Jacksonville has 4 parking garages all conveniently located on Beaver and Laura
street. For a list of garages, visit fbcjax.com/passionplay. Guest service
and security team members will be located in and around garages to help park
and navigate the campus. Still have
questions? Learn more on their Jax
Passion Play website, and follow their FBC Facebook